“But everyone I used to know was either dead or in prison So I came back to Minneapolis this time I think I’m gonna stay” -Tom Waits
Isabella A (left) and B (right) were built in 1910 and 1913, respectively.
Looking up the tallest structure left at ACME.
The top floor of the nitrating house was full of switches and breakers for the operation below, each bearing a label and number. Nowadays everything is printed, but when INAAP was built, all these signs were painted by hand.
One of the prettier Humphry Manlifts in Minneapolis, in my opinion.
The original metal sign over the porticos.
A door covered in pen graffiti.
Much of the mill is wooden–even the larger chutes.
Shadows of the rusty trestle and cold control towers on the Barker. Workers are preparing to swing over the sides of the boat to help secure her to the Minnesota Power dock.